Superb grounds surround this tranquil, luxurious villa. Perched on wooded hillside with panoramic views into valley and onto the village. Sunny (S/W facing), spacious, antique filled home. Private and peaceful, no vis a vis. Lovingly renovated in 2010, the villa balances Provencal charm with all the modern amenities. Individual A/C and heating in each room. Majestic trees for shade and multiple lawns for games. Large pool 6 x 12m. Steps to village. An ideal property for entertaining and hosting guests.
Multiple living spaces (5): Main floor: Triple living room- kitchen, living room with fireplace, TV room (or dining room) and office: together over 80m2, open concept, with stunning views and sunsets. Big bay windows open up fully to give an indoor/outdoor experience from the living room onto the terrace. Garden level: large playroom with fireplace.
Bedrooms, Baths and kitchens:: Bedrooms (6): Main floor: Master suite with shower room, large bath and toilet. Built in cupboards. 2 bedrooms (one single, one mezzanine double bed) with shared bath/shower room and toilet. Tower: Double bed with en-suite shower, toilet and private terrace. Garden level: 2 bedrooms: one double, one dortoire/ bunk room with three beds (one bunk bed) and adjoining room with twin beds. All rooms have individual air-conditioning and heating.
Bathrooms: (6) six toilets, two en suite bathrooms, three with bath, two with shower, master with both. One guest toilet with sink. Connected to municipal sewer system.
Kitchens: (2) large, fully equipped kitchens, each with living areas, one with fireplace and high ceilings. Main floor: Open style, tons of natural light. Granite counter tops, large oven, five gas burners (Falcon Professional+FX). Island seats 5: sink and silent dishwasher (De Dietrich). Large Siemens fridge. Microwave. Ample storage space.
Outdoor space:: Garden: Majestic trees- fig, olive, magnolia, mimosa, cherry and other fruit trees. An abundance of flowers and an herb garden. A stream runs through the back of the property which borders a protected green zone. Automatic watering over entire property.
Pool: Ideally situated a few stone steps down from main garden level. Beautifully landscaped, large Pool (12 x 6m). Surrounded by lavender and flowers. Sun beds for 9 people, plus 4 transats.
Outdoor dining: Big choice- Large, beamed, covered terrace, wrought iron table seating 8 comfortably overlooking the pool. 2 further tables which can seat up to 12 each. Many outdoor chairs. Large Weber BBQ.
Playtime: Large, flat grass for playing football (2 big goalie nets), a boullodrome (petanque), large trampoline, ping-pong table and badminton net - rackets available. Basketball net- med height. Multiple shady spots to lounge (3 hammocks.).
Practical: Laundry room- large washer & separate large dryer, hanging racks and sinks.
Superb home! As the photos show, this is a beautiful home, with gorgeous grounds, and a huge pool. It's perfect for one or more vacationing families.
The property is very well-maintained, and the gracious owners take great care to outfit the home with everything you'd need. Inside, the home is upscale yet intimate -- it has a highly functional kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, a very comfortable living room with a long balcony that offers a terrific view of the valley.
Eguilles, a charming neighboring village of Aix-en-Provence, is an easy short walk away and offers convenience and great charm. The nearby SET club offers day and week passes for visitors and is a complete sports, tennis and swim club -- highly recommended.
This home is a great base for your Provence adventures -- it is private, spacious, well-equipped, and perfect for one or two families gathering together. Rent this home -- a luxurious holiday awaits!
Premium location- 700m/ 7mins walk to charming, hilltop village, market 2x week. All the small, local shops: 3 boulangeries/patissiers, 2 butchers, cremerie, cave a vin, traiteur, and cafes. 6km/7mins drive to Set Club- tennis, golf: easy access to courts and tee times. 14km/18mins to Luynes international schools: CIPEC and IBS. 10km/17mins drive to Aix center. 16km/25mins to TGV. 28 km/ 30mins to Marseilles Int’l Airport. 55mins to St. Remy de Provence. 25mins to Lourmarin and the Luberon mountains. 30mins to Marseille center, 45mins to Cassis, 105mins. to St. Tropez.
6km/7mins drive to Set Club-large sports complex: tennis, golf: easy access to courts and tee times. Driving range. Equestrian center. Fitness club and spa. Large pool area with three pools, one for kids with water slide.
Other Activities: Shopping, Rock Climbing, Racquetball, Miniature golf, Boating, Basketball Court, Health/Beauty Spa.